Dental Esthetic Wax

Type of programme
Specialization courses
Duration
2 semesters
Credits
1 ECTS
Price
290,00 € / ECTS x 1 = 290,00 €* (1st year 2019-2020) *Subject to change each year
Places
15
Schedule
Friday 5 March 2021. From 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
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Dental wax-up is a tool that is required to carry out a correct diagnosis and treatment plan for prosthetics and aesthetic dentistry.

Course objectives

  1. To have a clear understanding of morphological and anatomical dental concepts, to be able to carry out a dental wax-up successfully.
  2. To have an understanding of the techniques required to complete a dental wax-up, establishing a work protocol that is quick, easy and practical.
  3. To learn the terminology and specific parameters of dental aesthetic wax-up.
  4. To be able to carry out aesthetic wax-ups in your dental practice, as part of simple aesthetic procedures or before complex treatments, as a diagnostic tool.

Competences to be acquired by students

  • The morphology of anterior and posterior teeth.
  • Dental wax-up techniques.
  • The terminology and specific parameters of dental aesthetic wax-ups.
  • Silicone dental putty for mock-ups, temporary crowns, etc.

Prospective students

The course is aimed at Graduates / Graduates in Dentistry, Stomatologists and specialist in dental prosthetic and / or aesthetics and 4th and 5th grade students in Dentistry.

 

 

Course coordinator

Dr. Edgar García Amorós

  • Basic morphological concepts in dental anatomy.
  • The specific characteristics of each dental group.
  • Dental wax-up for a tooth in each dental group and for an anterior tooth segment.
  • Becoming familiarised with dental wax-up techniques and how to handle the wax correctly.
  • Learning the terminology and specific parameters of dental aesthetic wax-ups.
  • Demonstration of the aesthetic dental wax-up technique.
  • Making silicone putty moulds using the dental wax-ups.

 

Study programme and subjects 2019-2020

Subjects in course 1 Type Term ECTS
Dental Esthetic Wax Type: OB Term: Second semester ECTS: 1
  • ECTS: European Credit Transfer System
  • Term: calendar period
  • (a): subjects which are taught in English

Teachers

Dr. Edgar García Amorós

 

Prerequisites & admissions

Prerequisites and admissions

To be a stomatologist or dentist.

 

 

Contact

Information and Admission Services

Sra. Cristina Junquera
Sra. Paola Lago
+34 935 042 000
infodonto@uic.es